Sue  Blomberg

Sue Blomberg

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC
Illinois Waitlist Online
Updated May 31, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Addiction
  • Trauma
  • Relationships
  • Parenting

Professional statement

Sue Blomberg is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in Chicago, Illinois. She specializes in addiction, anxiety, trauma, life-transitions and relationship struggles. Sue works with emerging adults as well as adults across the life span, many struggling with life-choices and daily stressors and anxiety.

Sue takes a strength-based approach, utilizing Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Solution Focused Therapy as well as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Her sessions are client-centered, working on setting attainable goals, recognizing the benefits of self-care and utilizing mindfulness. She works with her clients to develop healthier coping strategies and learn to manage their symptoms on a day-to-day basis.

Sue’s primary focus is to empower her clients, believing they are capable of change and growth in order to live the life they desire. Clients will increase their confidence, self-esteem, and communication skills and gain awareness.  She looks forward to embarking on this journey with you.


Message to clients

I have a broad set of life experiences combined with the necessary knowledge and utilization of several therapy techniques to help you live the life you desire. I am an engaged therapist that will work with you as you face the challenges of daily stressors, decision-making, anxiety, depression, addiction and many other issues. I provide a safe place to share these difficult feelings in a non-judgmental setting. Through talk therapy, you will increase your awareness and make changes to better your life. My role is to listen, help you utilize coping skills, guide you through crisis and difficult times and empower you in order to live your life in a healthy way.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Addiction - Coping with emotional discomfort and suffering; reducing or abstaining from unwanted behaviors such as unhealthy gambling or shopping

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Parenting - Helping parents develop and implement strategies to address challenges that arise throughout childrearing; managing stress and increasing support




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Parents
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Cigna
  • United Healthcare
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $130 (55min)
  • Initial session: $150 (55min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Illinois)
Accepting new clients with a 2 - 3 week wait online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Tue 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Wed 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Thu 10:00am-5:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, 2009 - Present
Lawrence Hall residential treatment, 2004 - 2009


Licensure

Illinois: 180.008011


Languages

English


Client testimonials

"

Sue is no-nonsense, and I love that in a therapist!

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- Zencare client • April 2021
"

Sue made me feel at ease and thoroughly explained her style of therapy to me.

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- Zencare client • April 2021
"

She made me feel very comfortable.

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- Zencare client • March 2021
"

I wanted to say thank you for all the great work that we did together over the past couple years, and how deeply I appreciate all the helpful tools you've given me, because of our good work together, I'm usually able to find my path to the best direction simply by imagining how our conversation would play out. You are truly the gift that keeps on giving.

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- Previous client • January 2021
"

Sue was very personable, prompt, and on-point.

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- Zencare client • June 2020